Hello there and welcome to Give Me Something Good, a lifestyle blog celebrating good things. As we embark on life with sometimes weary eyes, it’s hard to see the silver linings to the grey clouds. ‘This too shall pass’ my grandma used to say. But in the midst of the struggle, the day to day monotony and the tiredness that life brings there will undoubtedly be good things. Things that challenge us yet strengthen us, things that drown us yet save us. Things that we didn’t know we would see without really going there. So welcome, get comfortable and share with us some of the things that make life good again, share with us some light.

An ode to hope

As we bathe in the light of recent events, some of us ache for some shade. I know I certainly do. There have been senseless killings based on prejudice and hatred. There have been innocent, strong, capable, amazing and inspirational people shot dead in the street. There have been billboards and boats and flags and […]

June 25, 2016

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Good Music Monday #1

Well I’m a few hours deep into a second week of half term (I know, a second week, we’re just being plain greedy!) and I’m spending the next few days eating ice cream, having picnics and putting off writing reports. And also figuring out what the heck to wear in this heat!? It’s Monday which means Good […]

June 6, 2016

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A welcome.

Hello there and a massive welcome to Give Me Something Good! My journey in starting this blog, named after an awesome Ryan Adams song, began with a look at my life and the privilege of possibility that so often gets lost in my outlook. “Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.” – Anne […]

June 4, 2016

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